SPREAD THE WORD 


 

“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle. Become that candle to dispel the darkness.”

 

Raise your voice to be a part of this positive change. Here are simple tools and ideas to help you spread the word.

 

1) DOWNLOAD OUR PUBLICITY KIT
It contains our logo, email forward, printable brochures and e- banners. Please put up the poster and place the brochure in your office, school, community centre, neighborhood, cinema, grocery store or place of worship.

TO DOWNLOAD PUBLICITY KIT, CLICK HERE.

 

2)EMAIL SIGNATURES

They are a cool and unobtrusive way of spreading the word. Please copy and paste the text options below into the signature file of your favorite e-mail program and it will appear at the bottom of every e-mail you send:


   
3) VOLUNTEER FOR BE A HERO CAMPAIGN
If you want to volunteer for the Be a Hero campaign or at one of the Armman chapters please Contact Us.

4) WRITE A BLOG OR ARTICLE
You can also write a blog or article   about the campaign to your community newspaper or speak about it on your community radio.

5) LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. Click Here.

6) FOLLOW US ON TWITTER. Click Here.
 
 

7) DONATE YOUR TWITTER STATUS. DONATE YOUR FACEBOOK/ GTALK STATUS OR EMAIL STATUS

Suggested tweets and status messages on HERO that you can retweet or post on FB or gtalk (You can also put one of the following messages under your email signature):  

 

A) To create awareness:

 

  • Mumbai has over 1 lakh emergencies per year.  But there is no 911 to call during a crisis. Let’s create an emergency help line for medical emergencies. Act Now! Go to beahero.armman.org

 

  • More than 50 deaths occur per day due to heart attacks and other medical emergencies in Mumbai. But there is no 911 to call during a crisis. Let’s create an emergency help line for medical emergencies. Act Now! Go to beahero.armman.org

 

  • There are only 400 neonatal intensive care beds in Mumbai whereas the requirement is for 2000. Finding a free ICU bed is a matter of life and death.But there is no 911 to call during a crisis. Lets create an emergency help line for medical emergencies. Act Now! Go to beahero.armman.org

 

B) To fund raise:

  • Donating $50 can help save 20 patients facing a medical emergency in Mumbai.  To learn more go to beahero.armman.org

  • Did you know? $25 can save 10 lives needing emergency medical care in India. Act Now! Go to beahero.armman.org

  • Would you like to invest $10 to save 4 lives today. To learn more go to beahero.armman.org 


8) TO ASK A FRIEND TO BE A HERO. Click Here.

 

9) OTHER FUN IDEAS

What are you doing already? Raising money and awareness for a good cause doesn’t have to be hard or take you away from your daily life. Rather, bring it into what you’re already doing. Make a list of the things you like to do.  See how you can spread the word about the issue of maternal and child health in your own community, in India or the world while having a good time at a


  • Organize a fundraising party or a dinner.
  • Ask your guests at your wedding reception or your birthday to donate to project Hero. Click Here.
  • Organise fundraising cricket matches, Antakshari or other fun games.
  • Talk about the Be a Hero campaign at your Book club, rotary club or other group event. Give out the information fliers.


10) MATCHING DONATIONS

 You can also talk to your employee about  matching gifts (i.e. If employees donate a certain amount, during a fund raising drive, your employer could make a matching gift to add to the total). Click here to learn more about matching donations.